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Improve Home-Energy Efficiency With a Ceiling Fan

Save money and energy with these step-by-step instructions on how to install a ceiling fan.

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Top 35 Ceiling Fans Projects

  1. 1. Outdoor Fan (01:00)

    A ceiling fan can complete the look of a decorated outdoor living space.

  2. 2. How to Brace a Ceiling Fan

    Ceiling fans are heavier than typical light fixtures, so the junction box must be braced securely. Use these step-by-step instructions ...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  3. 3. Save money! Install a fan (01:39)

    Cut energy costs by installing an adjustable ceiling fan. Here's a step-by-step.

  4. 4. Ceiling Fan Maintenance Primer (00:57)

    Follow this guide to tune-up, clean and maintain your ceiling fans.

  5. 5. Install a High-Efficiency Replacement Bath Fan and Light

    Reduce your home's electrical bill by installing this energy-saving unit.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 6. Stairway to Dream Home- Part 2 (04:15)

    David and Dawn ask Amy Wynn Pastor for help in renovating their dream home.

  7. 7. Step 5: Connect Motor Wiring (01:37)

    How to connect the wiring on the ceiling fan motor.

  8. 8. Ceiling Fan Install: Overview (04:16)

    Overview of steps to replace an existing light fixture with a ceiling fan.

  9. 9. Step 2: Remove Light Fixture (01:33)

    How to remove an existing light fixture from the ceiling.

  10. 10. Stairway to Dream Home- Part 4 (05:54)

    David and Dawn ask Amy Wynn Pastor for help in renovating their dream home.

  11. 11. Easy Ceiling Fan Installation (03:36)

    Save money year-round by installing a ceiling fan.

  12. 12. Step 6: Attach Fan Blades (01:00)

    How to attach the fan blades to the rotating bezel.

  13. 13. How to Replace a Light Fixture With a Ceiling Fan

    Save heating and cooling costs by replacing an existing light fixture with an energy-efficent fan/light combination.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  14. 14. Soft Contemporary (3 of 4): Lights in Place

    Host Paul Ryan shows how to remove an old ceiling fan and replace it with new monorail track lights.

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 15. Ceiling Fan Switches (02:08)

    Get some expert advice about installing a dimmer to a ceiling fan.

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